Hearts and Minds is a 1995 British series about a young teacher at a
tough Liverpool high school. After working in a factory, Drew Mackenzie
(Christopher Eccleston) manages to educate himself to become a teacher.
He wants to share his idealistic approach to rising above his
circumstances with his Liverpool students, but soon finds himself caught
in the crossfire of racial tensions, homophobia and the difficult home
lives of the teenagers. This dramatic series won the Royal Television
Society award for Best Serial Drama.